The Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust awards grants to charitable organisations in the United Kingdom.

The trustees welcome applications for projects within the following areas on a three-year rotation. In 2018 the focus is Medical (not research) / Community. 

Other years its: Music and The Arts / The Elderly, Children and Young People

In all cases, priority is given to projects focussing on: -

  • homelessness
  • domestic abuse
  • prisoners / offenders
  • training and education
  • counselling and support
  • better access to the arts for those who have limited opportunities
  • refugees and asylum seekers

Grants are available up to £5,000 depending on the organisation's annual income

Application Form: Online application form is available on the website when the application round is open.

Deadline: There are four application rounds per year each open for a month - usually February, May, July and September

Contact: Email: [email protected]